Junior Reporter

Recruiter
Aspire
Location
London
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
18 Mar 2017
Closes
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

This opportunity is perfect for a dynamic, aspiring journalist that would thrive in a fast-paced working environment.

The Role

Some of the Junior Reporter's responsibilities will include:

  • Sourcing and writing news stories around capital markets (Loans & Bonds)
  • Having involvement in sharing content with the social media channels and relevant websites
  • Interviewing top industry insiders: Nothing less than CEO's & CFO's
  • Developing strong market knowledge throughout the attendance of the conferences and events held
  • Writing clear copy that needs minimal sub-editing
  • Meeting tight deadlines with regards to turning news & analysis around quickly
  • Coming up with new and interesting ideas for article formats

The Person

As the successful candidate, you will:

  • Hold a degree in Journalism (BA/MA/MSC)
  • Have an inquisitive mind and the drive to get on the phones and reach for third-party news stories
  • Hold the ability of producing high quality copy and work to tight deadlines
  • Understand how to exploit social media to grow content coverage

Desirable Skills

  • Fluent Spanish, Turkish, Russian, Turkish, Arabic or Portuguese speaker would be ideal.

If this Junior Role sounds like something you are interested in, please do apply.